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Geography and GIS – a good article in the LA Times

I happened to see this article at the car wash this weekend (I love my clean car!) and I thought I would share. It was in the Travel section, of all places …

Geography is covering new ground for travelers

 

Geography Majors’ Unemployment rate is 6.1%

Ranking by Popularity

Tim Smith from LA County Fire passed this website along, which ranks all college major by unemployment rate and median earning (Geographers’s median income is $54,000 a year, by the way).

Here is the page: Wall Street Journal Site – From College to Career

Straight to […]

Geographers median earnings are $54,000 per year

Passing this along:

Georgetown University’s Center for Education and the Workforce has released a report titled “What’s IT Worth?”.

According to the report, “Median earnings for those with Bachelor’s degrees vary greatly—from $29,000 for Counseling Psychology majors to $120,000 for Petroleum Engineering majors.”

What about a Bachelor’s degree in Geography?

Full-time, full-year workers […]

Cockpit view of landing at LAX

My wife thought I would like this, and I did. Check out this video on YouTube

It’s a very cool video showing the pilot’s view of a sunset landing at LAX. Why did I add this here? The creator highlights certain geographic features as downtown, etc. which highlights the way […]